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County has 22 named National Merit semifinalists

Several students across Shelby County were honored by the National Merit Scholarship Program on Tuesday, Sept. 14. Read more

34 mins ago by Alec Etheredge.

Chelsea proclaims September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

A proclamation on the Chelsea City Council’s Sept. 7 agenda designating September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month was especially meaningful to Chelsea High School junior ... Read more

6 days ago by Emily Sparacino.

Chelsea Park Book Fairy welcomes students back to library

A chance discovery online and a handful of old books were all Chelsea Park Elementary School librarian Ashley Grainger needed to create a character students ... Read more

1 week ago by Emily Sparacino.

Briarwood pulls off chaotic comeback to down rival Chelsea in OT

Trailing by two touchdowns with less than seven minutes to play in regulation, Briarwood found a way to rally with three unanswered touchdowns against rival ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Chelsea man arrested on rape, sodomy charges

A Chelsea man was arrested on Sept. 2 and charged with multiple counts of rape and sodomy. Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Statewide moment of silence to honor 12,000 lost from COVID-19

Next Tuesday, Sept. 7, at 12 p.m., the Alabama Hospital Association is calling for a statewide moment of silence to remember the more than 12,000 ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Shelby County Schools requiring masks starting Aug. 30

Two weeks into the school year, Shelby County Schools has decided to take a new route with wearing masks in schools. Read more

3 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Superintendents discuss school system updates, pandemic challenges

Superintendents from the four public school systems in Shelby County shared updates in local education at The Shelby County Chamber’s annual State of Our Schools ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Emily Sparacino.

Chubbfathers Chelsea owner confirms restaurant’s permanent closure

Ongoing staffing shortages at Chubbfathers Chelsea have prompted the owners to close the restaurant permanently. Read more

3 weeks ago by Emily Sparacino.

Column: You are what makes us great, and we need your help

We are all just trying to survive right now. In unprecedented times for more than a year now, we’re having to make adjustments to our ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Shelby County seeking public involvement in comprehensive plan process

Shelby County leaders are asking for residents’ input on how they want to see different facets of the county progress in the next 20 years. Read more

3 weeks ago by Emily Sparacino.

Strong third quarter lifts Oak Mountain to rivalry win at Chelsea

What looked to be a game going down to the wire in a tie at the half turned into a route thanks to a dominant ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

SCS shares reopening addendum with updated COVID-19 protocols

Shelby County Schools released an addendum to the 2021-2022 reopening plan on Aug. 20 with information about COVID-19 protocols the district will follow moving forward. Read more

4 weeks ago by Emily Sparacino.

Chelsea to participate in ALM’s Economic Development Academy

The Chelsea City Council on Aug. 17 voted in favor of the city participating in an economic development program beginning this fall. Read more

4 weeks ago by Emily Sparacino.

Shelby County remains one of largest, fastest-growing counties in Alabama

Shelby County remained one of the fastest-growing and largest counties in the state of Alabama following the release of the 2020 Census data. Read more

4 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

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